Skickelsen // Daily Short Picks

Skickelsen

A mysterious old man is moving into the abandoned apartment next to Sara. Someone is now in trouble. Destiny is no matter of chance. Directors Statement I love the short film format! It’s really challenging to tell a compelling story in just a few minutes. Me and Mikael Homström set[…]

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Skickelsen // Short Film Trailer

Skickelsen

A mysterious old man is moving into the abandoned apartment next to Sara. Someone is now in trouble. Destiny is no matter of chance.

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Ode to an Urn // Short Film Trailer

Ode to an Urn

When an old man meets a young boy and a girl, both young musicians, he befriends them and invites them to his home, he is left with disappointment only to later realize these children help him let go of something that he had been holding onto for a long time.

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Deathbed // Short Film Trailer

Deathbed

An old man on his death bed gets a visit from a mysterious woman who claims to be a hospice worker – but she turns out to be someone from the man’s very dark past.

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Rocket // Short Film Trailer

ROCKET

A dying old man, a hospice caretaker and her 11 year old son are forced to go on an impromptu road trip. Tensions fly high as the unlikely trio reluctantly hit the road together.

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Veranderingen || Daily Short Picks

Veranderingen

An old man suffers from the drastic changes the expanding industries surrounding his village provoke. Inspired by Dutch villages that once were, now vanished and mostly forgotten. And the Belgium village of Doel, which today is on the edge of oblivion as well.

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The Garden || Daily Short Picks

The Garden

Nolan meets del Toro in this pictorial short. It’s Victorian England and an old man is full of regret. Having murdered his wife and unborn child, he at last learns to reflect on the past, and we journey with him to piece the black puzzle together again.

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They Say Tomatoes Love Rock Music || Short Trailer

They Say Tomatoes Love Rock Music

Aleksander, an old gentleman, maintains a blooming garden surrounding his old house in a sleepy resort town. Karl, his grandson, spends the summer with him and learns about the ways of the nature. Together with autumn rains arrives Aleksander’s daughter Marju, who hopes to inherit the old man’s house, tear[…]

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Waiting For You || Daily Short Picks

Waiting For You

After a stroke, that has left him without the use of his speech, an old man fines himself alone waiting for the return of his daughter who left a year earlier. When she returns he learns that life is about living, dying and the grey space between the two.

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